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Other Team Success Factors?
No doubt: group performance is influenced by the kind of people making up the team. And surely Belbin's team composition framework can be a great help to look for optimal combinations of team roles.
But I am wondering: what other factors are determining if a (management) team will succeed or fail?

Factors influencing team success
Actually there are quite a few success factors making up team success, here are some I can think of:
- The nature or scope of the work.
- Available resources, budget
- The level of empowerment
- Commitment and motivation of team members
- Incentives and rewards

- Training of the team members and the team as a whole

Other Team success factors
I suggest adding the following: Highly effective interpersonal relationships Accountablity for action improves commitment to end results.

More factors related to team success
- Size of the team
- Diversity of the team
- Leadership
- Cohesion in the team

Team Composition and Team Context
You can categorize most of the factors in (internal) team composition factors and (external) team context factors.

What makes a team fail
- Lack of trust
- Avoidance of conflict
- Lack of committment
- Fear of accountability
- Inattention to results.
Lencioni, P. (2002) "The Five Dysfunctions of a Team. A Leadership Fable", Jossey-Bass - Wiley. In reverse that's what makes them succeed.

Other team success factors
Gilles Chauveau
I can add :
- level of strategy understanding (meaning asking, measuring potential misunderstanding or communication errors
- goals sharing
- tactics co- construction
- and the solidarity level ( reference to the group evolution phases)

Team Success Factors
W. Denton Dobbs, Management Consultant, Canada, Member
Another basic factor is:
- A commonly held objective. Without that there is chaos.

Experience and Maturity
Satish Talikota, Management Consultant, India, Member
Just to append:
- Experience and maturity of the team members also matter a lot.

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